Wanderer // Daily Short Picks

Wanderer

A man with a fractured past wakes up in a dystopian reality. Director’s Statement Curious to see what images would accompany his music, Ryuichi Sakamoto created the async International Short Film Competition. Participants had to create short films with a maximum length of 10 minutes and use 1 or 2[…]

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The Decelerators // Daily Short Picks

The Decelerators

Does happiness lie in the past or in the future? Mark Slutsky’s sci-fi short film “The Decelerators” explores what happens when a group of ambitious friends create a machine that allows its user to linger forever in a moment of happiness. As they each take turns removing themselves from the[…]

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All we Ever Had // Daily Short Picks

All We Ever Had

‘All We Ever Had’ traces the journey of losing someone you love to readjusting to this reality. It is a reflection on the past, acceptance and letting go – and everything in between. Director’s statement Our main motivation in filmmaking is to tell genuine, heartfelt and meaningful stories that explore[…]

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Middle Ground || Daily Short Picks

Middle Ground

Struggling under the weight of past mistakes, Eva grants Cameron permission to cheat on her in an attempt to heal their splintered relationship.

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Time Warped || Daily Short Picks

Time Warped

A young inventors time traveling device malfunctions transporting him to different points in time. He is taken on a chaotic journey as he tries to get back home.

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Off Track Betty || Daily Short Picks

Off Track Betty

In a rapidly changing city, a woman realizes she no longer recognizes the neighborhood she calls home. When a young man approaches her with a direct connection to her past, she is forced to ask: When do we hold on to our past, and when is it time to let[…]

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Sleeping Dogs || Daily Short Picks

Sleeping Dogs

Sleeping Dogs follows a former hard-as-nails crook struggling to settle into his dull domestic life. When an enemy from his past shows up, it sends him into a downward spiral of paranoia and fear, tempting him to return to his old ways. That night he’s forced to accept the way[…]

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Heart Strings || Daily Short Picks

Heart Strings

A struggling insomniac is forced to confront her troubled past when a small red string emerges from under her fingernail. As her oblivious boyfriend pulls it out of her, she finds herself unravelling… literally.

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The Garden || Daily Short Picks

The Garden

Nolan meets del Toro in this pictorial short. It’s Victorian England and an old man is full of regret. Having murdered his wife and unborn child, he at last learns to reflect on the past, and we journey with him to piece the black puzzle together again.

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Ghost Can || Daily Short Picks

Ghost Can

Following a date gone awry, Josie returns home with an unwanted souvenir and an unexpected visitor. A horror comedy that takes a disquieting look at modern dating, and the perils of unleashing spirits from the past.

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